Compton, Inglewood among cities to receive CARES Act funding

The federal government has announced $38 million in Coronavirus Aid, Relief and..

Board says yes to allocation of funds assisting County renters

The Board of Supervisors this week approved a $1.22 billion spending package to fund a broad range..

Board approves ‘health councils’ to better monitor virus compliance

The Board of Supervisors this week unanimously approved a proposal to facilitate worker-led “health..

Santa Clarita receives grant for public transit

Santa Clarita will receive an $18.3 million transportation grant as part of the federal..

Black workers hit particularly hard by 2020 pandemic

Millions of African-American employees at the nation’s small businesses..

Phi Beta Sigma makes donation to National Urban League

Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. will donate $50,000 to the National Urban League to aid..

BLACK GIRLS LEAD™ 2020 goes virtual in partnership with Emerge™

BLACK GIRLS ROCK! will hold its annual BLACK GIRLS LEAD conference, in partnership..

California is ‘hooking up’ small businesses

Gov. Gavin Newsom says he wants to help small businesses. Combined, they are a..

Nike sued for racial profiling

An African-American man who filed a federal civil rights lawsuit claiming he and his..

Congressional Black Caucus submits priorities for stimulus funding

From money for Head Start and non-profits to moratoriums on car debts, student..

L.A. City partnership plants hope with free trees during COVID-19 crisis

As Angelenos stay home to help flatten the curve of the COVID-19 pandemic..

Gen. Charles Brown first Black to lead service branch

The U.S. Senate has confirmed Gen. Charles Brown to serve as the Air Force chief of..

United Way Pandemic Relief Fund teams with BET

The latest round of grants through United Way of Greater Los Angeles’s Pandemic..

Parris announces partnership of city, Antelope Valley College

The City of Lancaster, in partnership with Antelope Valley College (AVC)..

UC Regents endorse call to reinstate affirmative action

The Board of Regents that oversees the 10 University of California..